ERIC Number: ED420140
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Assistive Devices for Use with Personal Computers. Reference Circular No. 98-01.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
The devices listed in this reference circular are designed to assist people with visual or physical disabilities to access information displayed on a computer screen. These devices include screen magnifiers, screen readers, web browsers, and devices that convert print into synthetic speech or braille. Section 1 lists available products. Section 2 gives the addresses and telephone numbers of the producers and vendors and Section 3 provides a selective list of 36 books and journal articles that evaluate specific devices. Also included are 16 Internet resources on assistive technology. (DB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.